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Haverford College

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Found in 203 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Hale Graham Sharpless commonplace book

 Collection
Identifier: HCS-003-029
Overview The Henry Hale Graham Sharpless commonplace book was created during Sharpless' time at Haverford College. Sharpless graduated class of 1840, but the book notes many written records and excerpts during 1839 in his junior year. The book contains carving prints from various artists paired with excerpts hand written by Sharpless himself.
Dates: 1839

Isaac Sharpless papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-906
Scope and Contents Letters, letterbook, photographs, portraits, illustrations, clippings, essays, addresses, lectures, passports, misc. printed items, academic hood.Letters (1894-1918) written by Sharpless, chiefly addressed to Henry Tatnall Brown (ca. 1871-1938), discuss Sharpless' theological views, various writing projects, and the Friends Historical Society. Collection includes letterbook (1884-1900) kept by Sharpless while Dean of faculty and President of the College and letters addressed to...
Dates: 1876-1987

Walter Penn Shipley Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-162
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the papers of Walter Penn Shipley Jr., and includes materials related to his time at Haverford College, including 2 trigonometry notebooks, four subject entrance exams, and his personal correspondence.
Dates: 1913-1983

Andrew Silk '76 papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-841
Overview Papers dating 1976-1981 relate to Andrew Silk's interests and writings, especially about South Africa, but also about employment of underemployed youth in America. They begin while Silk was a student at Haverford College and conclude with the Silk journalism internship, established after Silk's death in 1981.
Dates: 1976-1981

Benjamin Hayes Smith diary

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Identifier: HCS-003-002
Overview The diary covers Benjamin Hayes Smith’s time at Haverford and his expereinces during the American Civil War. Entries include informaiton on the Haverford Loganian Society (1856-1859), Haverford Euethean Association (1856-1859), the Haverfod Athenaeum (1856-1859), and the Battle of Stones River (December 31, 1862), in Tennessee.
Dates: 1856 - 1863

Daniel B. Smith papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-038
Scope and Content note This collection is comprised of the six volumes of miscellany of Daniel B. Smith. The collection includes three school notebooks, and two volumes of library catalogs.
Dates: 1807-1842

John W. Spaeth Jr. lecture notes

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Identifier: HCS-003-065
Overview This collection is made up of two notebooks: one for English 9a (1915-1916) and one for English 10b (1916). Both classes were taught by Dr. Francis B. Gummere.
Dates: 1915 - 1916

Sigmund Spaeth philosophy notes

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Identifier: HCS-003-027
Overview This collection contains a notebook with notes and illustrations about philosophy and Christian theology, written by Sigmund Spaeth during his time as a student at Haverford College between 1901 and 1905.
Dates: ca. 1901-1905

Douglas V. and Dorothy M. Steere papers

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Identifier: HC.MC-1174
Abstract Douglas and Dorothy Steere were prominent figures of the Quaker movement in the twentieth century, and deeply committed to the causes of peace and spiritual enrichment. This commitment is evident in their involvement with Quaker-led relief work after World War II, Quaker spiritual retreats, international diplomacy, and Dorothy’s work with the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Douglas taught philosophy at several institutions including Haverford College, and published extensively on topics in...
Dates: 1896-2003

Thomas Stewardson's "Recollections of Haverford and After, 1841-1857"

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Identifier: HCS-003-060
Overview This collection contains the original manuscript and a typed copy of "Recollections of Haverford and After 1841-1857" by Thomas Stewardson (1829-1902). Some of the topics he discusses include: the Loganian Society, food, academics, insect collecting, and other reflections about life at Haverford College.
Dates: 1857